Eddie Mandhry is the director for Africa at Yale University. Working out of Yale’s Office for Global Strategy, Mandhry is responsible for supporting the University’s Africa initiatives by working with faculty to develop strategic partnerships between Yale and African institutions in the private and public sectors.
Prior to joining Yale, Mandhry was the associate director of NYU Africa House an interdisciplinary institute focused on economic development research, political and social trends around Africa. He is a Carnegie New Leader and serves on the Board of Trustees of the Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs. He holds a BA in Political Science/African Studies from Hampshire College, and a MSc. in international relations from the London School of Economics.
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